Apple Maps correctly places Dunedin International Airport
in the Taieri area. Graphic by Apple.
People looking for Dunedin International Airport are no
longer being led astray by Apple.
A spokesman from Apple said yesterday it had fixed an issue
that meant users of its maps software were pointed in the
direction of the Octagon when searching for ''Dunedin
The fix comes after airport chief executive John McCall told
the Otago Daily Times this week it was frustrating
Apple had not fixed the problem after the airport raised the
issue with it in 2012.
The error was first reported in the ODT in September
2012, after Apple took over from Google as the default
provider of maps software on iPads and iPhones.
The launch of the software was plagued by problems around the
world, but Apple has since worked to fix issues that included
highways that ended in the middle of nowhere and towns in the